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1 Dogenzaka | Shibuya Train Station, Shibuya 150-0043, Tokyo Prefecture
+81 3-3378-1703
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1 Dogenzaka | Shibuya Train Station, Shibuya 150-0043, Tokyo Prefecture
Shibuya / Harajuku / Ebisu
+81 3-3378-1703
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Reviewed today via mobile

We went there 3 months ago. It was under renovation. They need to clean it often. I love Hachiko movie. The statue is also close to Shinjuku crossing. =)

Thank pinaynomad7
Reviewed yesterday

Hachiko Monument is a fitting tribute to Man's Best Friend. Just opposite Shibuya Metro Station Exit by the same name. Hachiko Exit. An island of calm in a bustling place. Must visit for everyone : Dog lovers and those who are yet to express their...More

Thank Sujit1961
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I guess it has a nice story and it is very cute that the ppl of tokyo are remembering this. This statue is located at the super fun shibuya crossing area so why not give a look and try to get your photo if not...More

Thank Ooty a
Reviewed 4 days ago

I don't know whether people are rating this based on the story of Hachiko or based on the statute itself. To me, the statute itself is unremarkable. It is a busy place and there are a lot of people sitting around and juts hanging about.I...More

Thank Mun Onn L
Reviewed 6 days ago

Outside of the, appropriately named, Hachiko entrance to Tokyo's Shibuya Station is a bronze statue of a dog named Hachiko. It is one of the most popular meeting points in Tokyo. Everyday thousands of people walk past it (Shibuya is the busiest pedestrian intersection in...More

Thank Pat B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Close to the famous Shibuya crossings the Hachiko, a statue of a faithful Akita dog who waited for his master for 9 3/4 years is a popular photo opportunity and an excellent meet up place.

Thank Christopher C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great little statue (little being a key word) that is located right near the Shibuya crossing and Shibuya station. Often crowded given it's location but hearing the story behind the statue from a local is a nice little touch to your visit. Don't go out...More

Thank tommyreview
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hachiko is important in Japanese culture as he embodied characteristics of being Japanese, e.g. faithfulness and loyalty. It is a relatively small statue but I go see it every time I am in Shibuya. If you read up on the story about Hachiko it is...More

Thank Reg S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So many thoughts come up to your mind when you see the statue. It is priceless. It is right outsie shibuya subway station

Thank Carlos D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First off: I don't believe the touching story about a man and his dog that makes this place famous. It's definitely been twisted and stretched. So I'm cynical. But anyway, this is a tiny statue right next to the bright lights of the massive Shibuya...More

1  Thank AnInspectorCalls_Rob
Shibuya / Harajuku / Ebisu
There are countless opportunities to shop in the
Shibuya and Harajuku districts, especially in shops
that focus on Japan's "Kawaii" culture. The trendiest
areas are around Shibuya’s Center district, Harajuku's
Takeshita-dori and in Omotesando. If you need to
recharge from all the shopping, you can easily refresh
yourself in Meiji Jingu or Sasaki Park. In contrast,
Ebisu has a more grown up ambiance of calm and cool.
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Lisa D
23 January 2016|
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Response from Whangs | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is at the Green train caboose (Tourist Information)
14 February 2015|
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Response from BrisbaneBetty | Reviewed this property |
When you arrive in Shibuya Station follow the signs to the Hachiko exit. There is a square with the Hachiko statue. This is also the location for the famed Shibuya crossing.